Apr 09 2022
Saturday

UFC Fight Night
5 rounds contest @ Featherweight
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17-6-0

Belts on The Line

UFC Featherweight Championship

The tape

33
Age
34
5' 6" / 168 cm
Height
5' 7" / 171 cm
71.7" / 182 cm
Reach
72" / 183 cm

Full record

UD 5SD 5UD 5UD 3KO 2
Form
UD 5UD 5KO 1KO 1KO 5
23
Wins
17
11
By KO
6
48
KO%
35
3
By Sub
8
13
SUB%
47
1
Losses
6
1
Stopped
3
0
Tapped
0
0
Draws
0
2012
Debut
2007
24
Bouts
23
62
Rounds
52
4 hours, 35 minutes
Fight Time
3 hours, 38 minutes

Current rankings @ Featherweight

-
UFC
4
-
Bellator
-
1
Tapology
6

Alexander Volkanovski vs Chan Sung Jung preview

When is Volkanovski vs Jung?

Alexander Volkanovski is set to fight Chan Sung Jung, as the main event of UFC Fight Night, on Saturday 9th April 2022.

The fight is scheduled for 5 rounds in the Featherweight division, which means the weight limit will be 145 pounds (10.4 stone or 65.8 KG).

This contest is for the UFC featherweight championship.

Volkanovski vs Jung stats

Alexander Volkanovski steps into the ring with a record of 23 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 3 by submission.

Chan Sung Jung will make his way to the ring with a record of 17 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 8 by submission.

The stats suggest Volkanovski has advantage in power over Jung, with a 48% knock out percentage over Jung's 35%.

Alexander Volkanovski is the younger man by 1 year, at 33 years old.

Jung has a height advantage of 1 inch over Volkanovski. Despite this, both fighters have equal reach.

Volkanovski is arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 1 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 4 year and 10 months later than Jung, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He has fought 10 more professional rounds, 62 to Jung's 52.

Volkanovski vs Jung form

Volkanovski has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going to the judges 3 times.

In his last fight, he Brian Ortega at UFC 266 on 25th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Max Holloway at UFC 251 on 11th July 2020 by split decision in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Going into that contest, he had beat Max Holloway at UFC 245 on 14th December 2019 by unanimous decision in their UFC Featherweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Before that, he had won against Jose Aldo at UFC 237 on 11th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Jeunesse Arena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

He had beat Chad Mendes at UFC 232 on 29th December 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at The Forum, Inglewood, United States.

Jung has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he defeated Dan Ige at UFC Vegas 29 on 19th June 2021 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest in the United States.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Brian Ortega at UFC Fight Island 6 on 17th October 2020 by unanimous decision in their 5 round contest at UFC Fight Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Frankie Edgar at UFC on ESPN+ 23 on 21st December 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Sajik Arena, Busan, South Korea.

Before that, he had won against Renato Moicano at UFC on ESPN+ 12 on 22nd June 2019 by knockout in the 1st round at Bon Secours Wellness Arena, Greenville, United States.

He had lost to Yair Rodriguez at UFC Fight Night 139 on 10th November 2018 by knockout in the 5th round at Pepsi Center, Denver.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Alexander Volkanovski has been fighting more than Chan Sung Jung.

Alexander Volkanovski last fought 3 months and 26 days ago, while Chan Sung Jung's last outing was 7 months and 1 day ago.

Volkanovski's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 22 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 20 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4 rounds on average.

Jung's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 10 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.4 rounds on average.

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